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In the Balance of Power: Independent Black Politics and Third-Party Movements in the United States
by Omar H. Ali
Ohio University Press, 2020
Paper: 978-0-8214-2434-6 | eISBN: 978-0-8214-4726-0
Library of Congress Classification E185.18.A45 2020

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REVISED AND EXPANDED EDITION


Reveals the multiple independent political tactics and strategies that African Americans have used to expand democracy and uphold civil and political rights since the founding of the nation.


This new edition of Ali’s groundbreaking narrative includes an epilogue by independent political analyst and leader Jacqueline Salit. New material addresses the historic presidencies of both Barack Obama and Donald Trump, as well as the rising tide of independent and anti-party sentiments.


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